Owens Valley Unified School District

202 S. Clay St.
Independence, CA 93526-0605
(District boundaries shown in map)

Top Rankings

Owens Valley Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 81 students in Owens Valley Unified School District.
Public Schools in Owens Valley Unified School District have a diversity score of 0.74, which is more than the California public school average of 0.63.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
2 Schools
10,375 Schools
# Students
81 Students
5,876,295 Students
# Teachers
9 Teachers
267,757 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
9:1

District Rank

The school district's graduation rate of 50% has decreased from PS% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
20-29%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Owens Valley Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
40-49%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Owens Valley Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥50%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Owens Valley Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.74
0.63
# American Indian Students
17 Students
27,207 Students
% American Indian Students
21%
1%
# Asian Students
n/a
696,628 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
12%
# Hispanic Students
26 Students
3,281,568 Students
% Hispanic Students
32%
56%
# Black Students
n/a
296,694 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
24 Students
1,235,074 Students
% White Students
30%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
24,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
14 Students
309,952 Students
% of Two or more races Students
17%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
14
469,461
# Students in 1st Grade:
7
408,174
# Students in 2nd Grade:
11
421,021
# Students in 3rd Grade:
5
426,338
# Students in 4th Grade:
6
432,663
# Students in 5th Grade:
4
440,560
# Students in 6th Grade:
4
440,507
# Students in 7th Grade:
4
434,863
# Students in 8th Grade:
8
455,685
# Students in 9th Grade:
6
484,040
# Students in 10th Grade:
8
494,745
# Students in 11th Grade:
2
478,449
# Students in 12th Grade:
2
489,789
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $35,000 is higher than the state median of $19,806. The school district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $29,370 is higher than the state median of $18,241. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$3 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of Owens Valley Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$2 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Owens Valley Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$35,000
$19,806
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Owens Valley Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$29,370
$18,241
This chart display average spending per public school student in Owens Valley Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Owens Valley Unified School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: n/an/a
202 S. Clay St.
Independence, CA 93526
(760) 878-2405
Grades: K-8
| 63 students
Rank: n/an/a
202 S. Clay St.
Independence, CA 93526
(760) 878-2405
Grades: 9-12
| 18 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Owens Valley Unified School District?
Owens Valley Unified School District manages 2 public schools serving 81 students.
What is the racial composition of students in Owens Valley Unified School District?
32% of Owens Valley Unified School District students are Hispanic, 30% of students are White, 21% of students are American Indian, and 17% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Owens Valley Unified School District?
Owens Valley Unified School District has a student/teacher ratio of 9:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.
What is Owens Valley Unified School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $29,370 is higher than the state median of $18,241. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 81 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-49%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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